...Rational expressions (quotients of two polynomials) are studied along with the rules for basic arithmetic operations on rational expression. At the core of rational expressions is factorization. I simplify the learning of these concepts by showing how easy they can be if students factor the polynomials and look for opportunities to cancel terms before multiplying or dividing.
Barrington, ILView Tutor
...I taught many Finite Mathematics courses at Lewis University. Many of the subjects in Finite Math overlap subjects covered in pre-calculus (e.g., linear equations, systems of linear equations, matrix algebra and the Gauss-Jordan method of solving a system of linear equations). Other topics cover...
Wheaton, ILView Tutor
...I hold a Bachelor of Arts degree in Math education from Alfred University In New York. After marrying and moving to Illinois, I worked in the Statutory Accounting Department at Allstate Insurance Company, served as bookkeeper and accountant for a family owned business, raised 2 children, and the...
Twin Lakes, WIView Tutor
I have ten years experience tutoring high school and college students in chemistry (organic, inorganic, physical or analytical), physics and mathematics (geometry, calculus and algebra) on both a one on one level as well as in big groups. My undergraduate was a major in chemistry with a minor in ma...
Glenview, ILView Tutor
My credentials (can email proof of credentials) include graduating cum laude with a 3.87/4.0 GPA in mathematics from Eastern Illinois University. I recently graduated magna cum laude (4.0/4.0) with masters in mathematics education at Northeastern Illinois. I have been a math teacher from 6th grade...
Des Plaines, ILView Tutor